Prehistoric Flora & Fauna

Sat, 2017-03-11

The Paleocene or Palaeocene, the “old recent”, is a geologic epoch that lasted from about 66 to 56 million years ago.

Sat, 2017-03-11

The Cretaceous is a geologic period and system that spans 79 million years from the end of the Jurassic Period 145 million years ago (...

Sat, 2017-03-11

The Jurassic is a geologic period and system that spans 56.3 million years from the end of the Triassic Period 201.3 million years ago (Mya) to the...

Sat, 2017-03-11

The Triassic–Jurassic extinction event marks the boundary between the Triassic and...

Sat, 2017-03-11

The Triassic is a geologic period and system which spans 50.9 million years from the end of the Permian Period 252.17 million years ago (Mya), to the...

Sun, 2017-03-05

The first thing to notice on this evogram is that hippos are the closest living relatives of whales, but they are not the ancestors of whales.

Sun, 2016-12-18

Paleontologists claim to have tracked the origins of humans and other vertebrates to a worm that swam in today’s Canada. The team concluded that the extinct Pikaia gracilens is the most primitive known member of the chordate family.

Fri, 2016-12-16

Paleontologists, scientists and other researchers have collected enough samples over the years to form some pretty solid theories about what kinds of creatures used to roam this earth.

Wed, 2016-12-14

How photography and digital art can bring prehistoric creatures back to life.

Wed, 2016-12-07

During the Mesozoic, or “Middle Life” Era, life diversified rapidly and giant reptiles, dinosaurs and other monstrous beasts roamed the Earth. The period, which spans from about 252 million years ago to about 66 million years ago, was also known as the age of reptiles or the...

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